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Transformations, Resilience, and the Human Psyche with Jake Porter

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Welcome to a captivating conversation! In today’s episode, I’m delighted to be in the company of Jake Porter, a dynamic figure with a diverse background as a pastor, an individual who has wrestled with burnout and addiction, and now a thriving psychotherapist, entrepreneur, and coach.

Our dialogue is an exhilarating journey through a wide range of thought-provoking subjects. Here’s a taste of what you can expect:

We kick off by delving into Jake’s remarkable transformation, from a pastor to his current roles as a psychotherapist and entrepreneur. His story is a testament to the power of personal growth and reinvention.

Jake generously shares his personal struggles with burnout and addiction, providing valuable insights gained from these challenging experiences.

The concept of having a secure base in life, a sanctuary to return to during turbulent times, is explored, offering solace and resilience when needed most.

We delve into the intriguing concept of the negative brain bias, discussing how our minds tend to gravitate towards negativity, especially in the context of the news we consume.

Discover the secrets to crafting powerful morning routines and maximizing productivity in your daily life.

In a thought-provoking discussion, we question the nature of desire and whether our desires are truly worth pursuing.

Explore the complexities of human psychology surrounding comfort zones and the transformative potential of embracing discomfort.

Jake introduces a refreshing approach to parenting, focusing on guidance rather than micromanagement, allowing children to make their own choices and learn from them.

If you found Jake’s insights as engaging as we did, here are some ways to connect with him:

Explore Jake’s practice and services in depth by visiting

Feel free to connect directly with Jake via email at

Don’t miss his podcast, “Betrayal Recovery Radio: The Official Podcast of APSATS,” a valuable resource on healing and recovery.

Jake has a special offering for our listeners: a 40-day connection challenge designed to strengthen your relationship and foster deeper connections. To embark on this exciting journey, visit

This episode is a rich exploration of personal growth, resilience, and the intricacies of the human experience. Join us for an enriching conversation with Jake Porter.

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